Bernardo Trujillo

My name is Bernardo I am from Mexico and I've been working in agriculture for 22 years in NYS. I have experience growing fruit and vegetables and also fixing tractors. My family and I work together on a 7 acres farm, but we would like to expand.

Preferred counties/regions

  • Hudson Valley
  • Dutchess County
  • Ulster County
  • Sullivan County
  • Orange County

Desired acreage

  • 11-20

Farming Status

Established farmer: Over 10 years of farm management experience or ownership

Currently farming full-time

Primary reason for farming

Farm will generate the majority of my income

Farming status, plans, and practices

I am working currently full time in my farm where I obtain the 100% of the income of my family. I am growing vegetables such as lettuce, peppers, carrots, beets, tomato, cilantro, basil, cabbage, garlic, onion, broccoli, celery, watermelon, and other. I have also organic egg production. 

Farm Experience & Education

  • Farm owner
  • On farm work experience

Farming Plans and Practices

Farming method or practice

  • Organic (not certified)

Primary crops

  • black outline of a carrot Vegetables
  • black outline of a flower Flowers or Ornamentals

Primary livestock

  • black outline llama icon Other Livestock

Eggs production 

Marketing Method

- Directly to the consumers through Farmers' markets


Farm business plan or farm resume

My business plan or farm resume is in progress

Farmland Needs

Infrastructure required

  • black outline electrical icon Electrical access
  • black outline house icon Farmer housing
  • Black outline of a fence Fencing
  • Black outline of a water drop Water access

I would like to have access to farmer housing, electrical access, and waters access. These element before mentioned are the must. Other elements I would like to have if it is possible but not necessary is the fencing and chicken coop. 

Desired Tenure

Tenure options desired

  • For Lease
  • For Sale

I would be willing to work as a partner, long term lease, or/and purchase agreement after a certain lease period. 

Estimated price range for a lease or a purchase of a farm property

$250 - $400/acre/year

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